Balthazar Foster, 1st Baron Ilkeston

Balthazar Foster, 1st Baron Ilkeston

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Balthazar Walter Foster, 1st Baron Ilkeston PC FRCP (July 17, 1840 - February 3, 1913) was a British doctor and politician. He was born to Balthazar Foster and his wife Marian Foster, formerly Marian Green. In 1847 the family moved to Ireland, and Foster was educated at Drogheda Grammar School. In 1857 Foster attended Trinity College, Dublin, where he studied medicine. After graduation he became Prolector of Anatomy at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, but abandoned hopes of a medical career, even going as far as to apply for a naval commission. In 1860, however, he was appointed Demonstrator in Practical Anatomy at Queen's College, Birmingham, later being appointed Professor of Anatomy. In 1864 he obtained his MD from the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, and in the same year married Emily Martha Sargant.show more

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  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 245g
  • Fec Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6134948314
  • 9786134948319